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# holly cairns

Last week
16th June 2024 - 22nd June 2024
Lack of maternity leave arrangement for TDs 'truly incredible', says Holly Cairns
The Cork South-West TD announced over the weekend that she is expecting her first child.
‘It’s important to talk’: Holly Cairns speaks about going through two miscarriages before pregnancy
This month
June 2024
Social Democrats leader Holly Cairns 'overjoyed' to share pregnancy news
Last month
May 2024
Harris confirms he has received 'recent' legal advice on Occupied Territories Bill
Independent and Social Democrats candidates blast RTÉ for exclusion from 'key' debates
This year
Holly Cairns appeals to 'disillusioned' voters in first speech at Social Democrats conference
Holly Cairns to give first televised speech as party leader at SocDems conference
'We have to face these things head on': Cairns says more women needed in politics to combat harassment
'Sad day for democracy' when TD's constituency office forced to close over security concerns
Last year
'Doing it on Women's Day like it's a gift to us': Cairns criticises govt on women's referendum
Government approves €95 million in funding for greyhound and horse racing industries
Varadkar: 'I’m not sure if the Israeli government listens to anyone anymore'
Politicians suing newspapers and reporters 'designed to make journalists afraid' - Taoiseach
Robinson says Israel in 'serious breach' of international law and there's been 'war crimes' on both sides
Talk of cutting taxes are an attempt to 'buy votes', says Holly Cairns
Cairns accuses Irish Farmers' Association of 'denying reality' in defence of wildlife activist
Dublin TD Cian O' Callaghan appointed as first Deputy Leader of the Social Democrats
Leo Varadkar says he believes homeless figures will fall
Holly Cairns: 'Our healthcare shouldn't be informed by Leo saying he feels uncomfortable'
Cairns clarifies speech criticising lack of engagement with Clare community blockading hotel
Holly Cairns says she'll talk to all parties after next election but 'change' is in the air
Government holds discussion with retailers over prices as Tesco and Aldi cut bread by 10c
So-called 'supermarket price war' is more like 'phony battle of convenience', Dáil hears
'Where will they go?': Coveney says invalid notices to quit should be challenged
McDonald on the rise of Holly Cairns: 'It's extremely positive. I'm delighted for her'
Analysis: Is Holly Cairns correct about her generation being worse off than their parents?
Ciarán Casey
Social Democrats' support more than doubles after Holly Cairns elected leader
Holly Cairns on not being a 'stereotypical politician', Labour's broken trust and the need for change
Holly Cairns set to become leader of Social Democrats as other candidates ruled out
Nominations for Social Democrats' leadership to open tomorrow morning
Mother and Baby Homes: 'Morally obnoxious' and 'callous' redress scheme passes Dáil vote
Soc Dems TD Holly Cairns tells of stalker appearing at her house and sending sexual messages
All time
Government told to sue religious orders, or seize their assets, if they refuse to pay redress
No Afghan refugees accepted through Admissions Programme due to 'insufficient information'
'€5,000 for your child being taken? You would get multiples of that for a whiplash injury'
'It's an insult': €3,000 payment for people who were illegally adopted criticised
Survivors and politicians express anger over Mother and Baby Home event
DNA testing for Mother and Baby Home sites could include 'aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews'
'I got an Instagram message saying 'your days are numbered' - but the thing is, this person was easily traceable'
Healthcare workers being vaccinated 'will be taken into consideration' in reviewing maternity hospital restrictions